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Oct 4 Thu
12:00pm
Free

Westwood Village Concert Series – China

Music of China at Royce Hall 2017
world-music
Westwood Village Farmers Market

Westwood Village Concert Series - Music of China Ensemble
Thursday, October 11: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Westwood Village Farmers Market, Broxton Ave
(Performance at Kinross Ave. where it meets Westwood Boulevard and Broxton Avenue)
Free Admission

Join us for a weekly music lunchtime concert series during October in the heart of Westwood Village. Concerts are free and open to the public.

2 hours free parking at:
Broxton Public Parking Lot
1036 Broxton Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Upcoming concerts:

Thursday, October 18: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Music of the Balkans Ensemble

Thursday, October 25: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Persian Music Ensemble*: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Afro-Cuban Ensemble: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Presented by the Westwood Village Improvement Association in partnership with the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Department of Ethnomusicology.

*The program by the Persian Music Ensemble is made possible by the Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Fund for Iranian Music established by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute.

Sep 27 Mon
6:00pm
Free
talks
A Conversation with Warner Records' Tom Corson, Elissa Ayadi and Julian K. Petty
Kicking off on Monday, September 27, this special edition of LA Sounds Now features Warner Records' co-chairman and chief operating officer, Tom Corson, SVP Fan Engagement, Elissa Ayadi and EVP of Business Affairs and Legal, Julian Petty.
Lani Hall
Sep 30 Thu
10:00am
Free
talks
Pop Up Lab: Sound Artist and Composer Alba Triana
Join the UCLA PEER Lab for the first installment in the Pop Up Lab series, hosted by sound artist and composer Alba Triana as she invites us into her workspace and shares her creative process.
Zoom
Oct 4 Mon
6:00pm
Free
talks
A Conversation with Rapper, Artist, and Producer, IDK
LA Sounds Now welcomes rapper, artist and producer, Jason (IDK) Mills to discuss the history, issues, and ongoing struggles that continue to animate the stark contrast between the music industry’s leading artists — often Black artists, female artists, and other artists of color—as compared to the industry’s executive and professional ranks.
Lani Hall
Oct 10 Sun
9:30am
Free
lectures-symposia
Kol Nidre: Audio-Visual Dramaturgies - Part 2
Part 2 of this 4-part online conference, is called "The Moment and Momentum of Kol Nidre: A Multi-Layered Analysis of Yom Kippur's Grand Overture." What makes the moment of Kol Nidre so unique? In our joint presentation, we will probe the grand overture of the Day of Atonement, liturgically, musically and as a performative event.
Zoom
Oct 17 Sun
7:30pm
$
classical
Women's Voices, Women's Souls
A celebration of Jewish women’s voices, the centerpiece of this concert are excerpts from Women of Valor, an award-winning cantata by composer Andrea Clearfield, performed by members of the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony under the direction of Dr. Noreen Green and featuring Grammy award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann and mezzo-soprano Iris Malkin. Inspired by a midrash, Women of Valor highlights the stories of women of the Bible through the contemporary lens of several women writers.